Feb 18, 2014
Natchez Transit System ready to branch out into surrounding counties
Feb. 17--The City of Natchez is expected to take control of the Natchez Regional Transit Facility this week, marking what one official said would be a complete transformation of transportation in Southwest Mississippi.
11 children injured in Jefferson Co. school bus accident
At least 11 children were hospitalized after a school bus was hit by a truck Wednesday, WJTV reported.
Nashoba Publishing Online
2 Mississippi museums take on state's turbulent past
Mississippi breaks ground Thursday on side-by-side museums that are expected to break ground of their own in how they depict the Southern state once rocked by racial turmoil, one promising a frank focus on civil rights and the other a sweep of history from pre-European settlements to Elvis Presley and more.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Mississippi to take stock of slavery, Civil War, civil rights and more with 2 museums
In this Oct. 11, 2013 photograph, items like this poster used by former Fayette, Miss., Mayor Charles Evers, brother of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers, during his campaign for governor, will eventually be displayed in the state civil rights museum in Jackson, Miss.
Casey: Government employees are only nonessential until they're gone
Furloughed federal workers chant and shout as House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and fellow House Republicans hold a news conference on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol.